Singin' in the Rain - 2015

The Classic Musical Returns!

Casting Directors

Sam Greenwood

Noah Garcia

Ewan McGregor as Don Lockwood

Filmography:


  • Obi-Wan Kenobi in "Star Wars: Episode 3 - Revenge of the Sith" (2005)
  • Renton in "Trainspotting" (1996)
  • Ed Bloom in "Big Fish" (2006)


Relevance:

Ewan McGregor has been around Hollywood for quite some time now, and has had the time to try quite a few different things. McGregor is well known for his acting, playing roles in the Star Wars franchise, Trainspotting, and Big Fish, however he left his comfort zone and tried something different with the movie musical Moulin Rouge!, where he sang and danced surprisingly well.


Triple Threat Score:

Singing: 8

Dancing: 7

Acting: 9

Ewan McGregor singing "Beyond the sea"

Anne Hathaway as Kathy Selden

Filmography:

  • Fantine in "Les Miserables" (2012)
  • Catwoman/Selina Kyle in "The Dark Knight Rises" (2012)
  • Andy Sachs in "The Devil Wears Prada" (2006)


Relevance:

Anne Hathaway has appeared in several films showcasing her impressive acting, singing, and dancing. In the film Les Miserables, Hathaway showed off her impressive singing voice and acting, and won an Oscar for best supporting actress while she was at it. In the film Ella Enchanted, Hathaway sang and danced, showing that she is definitely a multi-dimensional actress.


Triple Threat Score:


Acting: 10

Singing: 9

Dancing: 7
Ella Enchanted (8/12) Movie CLIP - Somebody to Love (2004) HD

Neil Patrick Harris as Cosmo Brown

Filmography:

  • Desi Collings in "Gone Girl" (2014)
  • Barney Stinson in "How I Met Your Mother" (2005)
  • Carl Jenkins in "Starship Troopers" (1997)


Relevance:

Neil Patrick Harris is well known for his quick, witty charm, as well as surprisingly good singing and dancing. Harris has appeared in broadway shows, such as Hedwig, where he danced and sang. Harris also uses his skills often when hosting award shows, as he often includes big singing/dancing numbers. His acting is also well known for roles such as Gone Girl and How I Met Your Mother.


Triple Threat Score:

Singing: 9

Dancing: 9

Acting: 10
Neil Patrick Harris singing a medley of songs from Broadway Shows at 2012 Tony Awards